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Rue Saint-Romain

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Address: Rouen, France
Description: A picturesque street lined with Gothic and Renaissance buildings.

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Loved the ceramic shops

Discovered these two beautiful shops in this historic street.Staff was very patient with our broken french

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Mark F
Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Discovered these two beautiful shops in this historic street.Staff was very patient with our broken french

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Upstate NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Favorite block in the city. Very narrow cobblestone street enclosed by historic half-timber homes. Used by pedestrians (only an occasional taxi can use to drop off or pick up customers). Nice shops along the street, including St Romain creperie. A few walking tours crowd the street, but usually quiet and pleasant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Just out from our hotel , Mercure Centre Ville , the street is a wonderful stroll through old Rouen . In the heart of the city and close to many sights . Come and stroll in the heart of Rouen

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Hardly merits a separate entry. A picturesque street in Old Rouen. My hotel was there so I got to know it well.

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Lancaster, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

It is behind the Catholic Church of Notre Dame. Many shops and many crooked buildings. ......interesting walk through.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Rue des Chanoines runs off Rue Saint Romain and is the most amazing little narrow lane running under (or through) the timbered houses. Rue Saint Romain itself is a charming cobblestoned street lined with a variety of interesting shops and leading right up to the Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Rue de la Croix de Fer also runs off Rue Saint... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

this part of Normandy has some spectacular villages with exceptional timbered buildings. Rouen probably some of the best. Best toured on a Sunday early, so you can enjoy the the sights with out the crowds

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I went to Rouen recently with my son and we visited the Historial de Jeanne D'Arc on Rue Saint Romain. This is a new attraction having only be open for a week or so and is well worth a visit. As with many of of the best museums in France it brings history to life in a very creative way,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Three of us rented a small apartment on this street. Our building was 300-400 years old, half timbered and plaster. Many small shops on the street. It was one block from Notre Dame Cathredal and just a little farther to City Center. We were within walking distance of everything we needed; markets, restaurants, shops, museums, etc. Just to the North... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The buildings surrounding this square is beautiful and made me think I was in Germany instead of France. There's lots to see, including the spot nearby where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake.

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Address: Rouen, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Rouen

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